News tagged with deep oceans

Deep waters spiral upward around Antarctica

Since Captain James Cook's discovery in the 1770s that water encompassed the Earth's southern latitudes, oceanographers have been studying the Southern Ocean, its physics, and how it interacts with global water circulation ...

dateSep 27, 2017 in Earth Sciences
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Unraveling the ocean's secrets

In the absence of carbon, life on Earth cannot exist. Yet much of how this fundamental element circulates throughout the planet's oceans remains a scientific mystery.

dateSep 07, 2017 in Earth Sciences
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